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December 11, 2018

Kristin Fritsche

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Die Idee für den ersten Skill kam unserem neuen Alexa Champion Ralf Eggert gleich ein paar Stunden, nachdem sein erstes Echo-Gerät zuhause in der Wohnung stand.

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November 29, 2018

Jennifer King

Using the Alexa Presentation Language, Steven Arkonovich has created a more engaging voice-first experience and optimized his skill for tens of millions Alexa-enabled devices with screens. Get inspired by his story and learn more about the Alexa Presentation Language.

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November 27, 2018

Jennifer King

After adding in-skill purchasing to his popular sleep sounds skills, Nick Schwab says the customer response has been overwhelmingly positive—up to 30% of customers who are offered his free trial subscription sign up, and more than 90% of free trials convert to paid subscriptions.

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November 23, 2018

Jennifer King

With zero coding experience, John Gillilan never expected to find life-changing success building Alexa skills. Learn more about this avid Alexa user became an Alexa Champion and learned to build award-winning Alexa skills.

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November 20, 2018

Kristin Fritsche

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Eigentlich hat sich Alexander Martin seinen ersten Amazon Echo nur zum Spaß gekauft. Doch es dauerte nicht lange und der Entwickler hatte schnell seinen ersten eigenen Skill umgesetzt

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November 13, 2018

Jennifer King

With over 60,000 active monthly users, Big Sky has earned Steven Arkonovich both income and publicity. But when in-skill purchasing became available, he saw the opportunity to build a sustainable revenue stream by selling  premium, personalized content to customers.

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November 01, 2018

Marysia Chance

When Amazon introduced Echo in the UK, Drew Cosgrove knew he’d found just the opportunity he needed to sharpen his skills development — and build a rewarding new career as a voice developer.

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November 01, 2018

Kristin Fritsche

ASM2037-DE-Developer-BlogPost.jpgGerade erst wurde Tim Kahle, Mitgründer der Voice-Agentur 169 Labs, zum Alexa Champion ernannt. Dass seine Karriere und Leidenschaft im Bereich der Sprachsteuerung liegen wird, ahnte er im April 2017, als er an seinem ersten Voice-Hackathon teilnahm, noch nicht.

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October 29, 2018

Motoko Onitsuka

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9月に開かれたAlexaスキルアワードのファイナルステージに登壇したファイナリストの一人、杉崎信清さんは、筑波技術大学の3年生です。同大学は視覚・聴覚障害者向けの国立大学で、視覚障害(全盲)のある杉崎さんは情報システム学科で勉強しています。杉崎さんにAlexaスキル開発の経験や、VUI(音声ユーザーインターフェース)への思いなどを伺いました。

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October 17, 2018

Jennifer King

Jeff Bolton has a catalog of 88 Alexa skills. When in-skill purchasing became available, he saw an even greater opportunity to monetize his popular skills by delivering premium experiences.

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September 13, 2018

Jennifer King

With over 30 published skills and 200,000 active monthly users, there’s no doubt Gal Shenar has cracked the code for building highly engaging Alexa skills. When Amazon introduced in-skill purchasing, Shenar saw even greater opportunity to monetize his skills.

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September 12, 2018

Glenn Cameron

Today, we are excited to introduce 12 new developers to the Alexa Champions program, which is a recognition program that honors the most engaged developers and contributors to the Alexa community.

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September 12, 2018

Motoko Onitsuka

Alexa開発者コミュニティーへの貢献が大きい開発者を称えるためのプログラム、Alexa チャンピオンとして今回、新たに世界で12人が発表され、日本からも初めて2人のチャンピオンが誕生しました。これまでの活動や、今後について、チャンピオンのうちの1人、伊東知治さんに伺いました。

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September 12, 2018

Motoko Onitsuka

Alexa開発者コミュニティーへの貢献が大きい開発者を称えるためのプログラム、Alexa チャンピオンとして今回、新たに世界で12人が発表され、日本からも初めて2人のチャンピオンが誕生しました。これまでの活動や、今後について、チャンピオンのうちの1人、岡本秀高さんに伺いました。

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August 23, 2018

Billie Heath

Beano, the brand behind Britain’s longest-running children’s comic, prides itself on being “in the know” when it comes to kids. Check out their top tips for building skills that delight children and parents alike.

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